Celeriac & Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. Cook: 15 min.


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
My family can't get enough of this comforting fall favorite, especially at Thanksgiving. I love the addition of the celeriac. Its mild celery flavor pairs well with the garlic and potato. —Lynelle Martinson, Plover, Wisconsin
Celeriac & Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 3 medium Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1 large celery root, peeled and chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, peeled
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 tablespoons 2% milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon minced chives


  1. Place the potatoes, celery root and garlic in a Dutch oven; cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook just until tender, 15 minutes. Drain; cool slightly.
  2. Mash vegetables with butter, milk, salt and pepper. Stir in chives.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 135 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 10mg cholesterol, 306mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 3g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.